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Qualifications and Experience
**Please provide full insurance information, submit check-in form and fill out applicable screening questionnaires prior to the appointment. Failure to submit online check-in form may result in your appointment being cancelled.** **Our practice has a 24 hour cancellation policy. Failure to cancel the appointment prior to this time will result in a $25 cancellation fee** **Our practice does not specialize in treating the following groups of patients: children, adolescents, teenagers and those seeking treatment for substance abuse** Konstantin Nikiforov, MD is a seasoned Board Certified Psychiatrist. He graduated from Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University, one of the oldest and leading medical universities in the world. From 1997 to 2001, Dr. Nikiforov successfully completed a rigorous training program in psychiatry at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan. He further advanced his psychiatric training during a fellowship in geriatric psychiatry at the same medical center in 2002. For the last 15 years, Dr. Nikiforov has held a position teaching and supervising doctors and other health care professionals as Unit Chief at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Medical Center. He has also been practicing as a consulting psychiatrist on medical services at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center and an emergency room psychiatrist at Coney Island Hospital in Brooklyn. He prides himself as a hands-on clinician with experience working with a broad spectrum of psychiatric conditions in various clinical settings. Currently, Dr. Nikiforov offers his psychopharmacology expertise to clients with mood deregulation, anxiety, insomnia, adjustment issues related to stress, and attention deficit hyperactivity condition. Dr. Nikiforov is attentive, personable, and very carin
Verified Patient Reviews
All of his reviews were right on the money. I look forward to seeing him next month.
I've seen many a mental health professional over the last 15 years. He made me feel comfortable, he was professional, but kind. He was understanding and not standoffish, like some are. highly recommend.
Great experience! Dr. Nikiforov was very thorough, kind and thoughtful—I've already recommended him to friends and colleagues! He also offers evening appointment slots which makes scheduling very convenient. His office staff were also knowledgeable and made the admin tasks (like processing insurance) easy to understand and quick to take care of.
Dr. Nikiforov was great! I'll be continuing to go see him as long as I need. His office was open on the weekend which was very convenient and the staff there are very friendly.
Kind and efficient psychiatrist. The office was professional and Dr. Nikifrov seems like a doctor I could easily work with to improve my mental health. Will be returning.
i thought he was calm and thoughtful. if you are looking for someone mushy, he's not for you. but he's to the point and he seemed to be listening to what i was saying. i felt comfortable talking with him and that he was listening to me. i believe he wants to help me.
Dr. Niki had the best bedside manner. He was so understanding, not judgmental, and so receptive to my needs and concerns. What a wonderful doctor. I'll be back to see him soon!
Ultra caring and thorough Dr, I would definitely recommend him.
Dr Nikiforov is highly professional, experienced, with great bedside manner. He’s sensitive to the subtleties of depression, anxiety and bipolar illness. He does not pathologize or stigmatize people who are diagnosed, but rather sees the whole person. As a professional in the field, I waded through many psychiatrists to find him and am relieved that he accepts my insurance. I can’t say enough positive things!
Great experience -- the entire office was extremely kind, and Dr. Nikiforov made me feel completely comfortable. I had no wait time at all, and he genuinely listened to all of the reasons for my appointment, and assured me that these were all solvable! So pleased to have found this office.
From the moment I stepped into the office I felt comfortable. The check-in process was smooth and pleasant. All of the staff were extremely professional and warm. Dr. Nikiforov was very attentive to my needs and I would definitely recommend him to others. I will be seeing him again! He was great. Thank you Dr. Nikiforov!
Very helpful to understanding symptoms and giving proper treatment
Dr. Nikiforov was wonderful. It's nice to trust and feel comfortable talking to someone so quickly!